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Real User
Chief Innovation Officer at Viscosity North America
Jul 10 2018

What is most valuable?

Being able to go to go to the website: cloud.oracle.com/tryit and get $300+ in free trial credits is a great way to explore the technology. The cloud is something accelerates efforts to interface with Big Data and IOT, but it takes an... more»

How has it helped my organization?

I think some of the biggest benefits is if there's a consolidation potential, or putting things up in the cloud where I can consolidate many databases into one. Also a location potential is helpful; if I have customers in Germany and China... more»

What needs improvement?

Features that people want the most are already there. One of them is Oracle In-Memory which allows you to put things in a columnar data store in memory with Oracle's 12c (12.1.0.2+). You could have an in-memory database. You could have... more»
Real User
CEO at Miracle Finland Oy
Oct 31 2016

What is most valuable?

Easiness, that's number one for me because I use the cloud for testing purposes. When I present about database things because I do a lot of presentations and I like to test on the cloud. This cloud is everywhere so when I'm presenting here in... more»

How has it helped my organization?

What is the best place for an Oracle database if it's not the Oracle Cloud? If I take any of the other clouds that wouldn't be the same. Of course the best is the Oracle's original cloud.

What needs improvement?

I think most of the customers are hoping for having 24/7 kind of support for if anything happens during the night, they will fix it without you knowing it. Of course there will be an extra cost for the customer but it shouldn't be too much.... more»
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Head of Oracle Exadata Centre of Excellence at a tech services company with 1,001-5,000 employees
Nov 21 2016

What is most valuable?

It provides the ability to run from a simple schema base to a real application database, including the option to run it on the Oracle public cloud. In cases where the customer has an issue with data locality or privacy, the option to... more»

How has it helped my organization?

Previously, when proposing cloud solutions for Oracle database to enterprise clients the lack of a viable high availability solution was often cost prohibitive. Oracle offers this as a standard option. With Active Dataguard freely available... more»

What needs improvement?

Currently, there is no simple method to modify the orchestrations on which the compute hosts are based. Hence, unlike the IaaS Oracle services, in cases where there is a need to make certain changes to the service, such as adding an IP... more»
Real User
Managing Director at CarajanDB
Jan 28 2018

What is most valuable?

Data Guard, because it’s the best solution for Disaster Recovery.

How has it helped my organization?

Not only does it provide a mature, reliable solution for DR. It also helps if application owners need to look into data which is a couple of hours old, using Flashback Database on the standby database.

What needs improvement?

The licensing is a nightmare. Tons of options which need to be licensed individually, and no real offering for VMware or other Hypervisors. And my favorite option – Multitenant – should be available for some pluggable databases in all... more»
Real User
CTO at a tech services company with 51-200 employees
Nov 01 2017

What do you think of Oracle Database as a Service?

Valuable Features Resource elasticity Rapid provisioning Automated centralized management of all DBs Measured services, etc. • Improvements to My Organization Technically, apart from the cost reduction, it reduces the administration overheads. Scale-up and scale-down resources, as per the demand to ensure the major business, do not impact performance issues. • Room for Improvement Reduce the licensing cost further. Stronger security • Use of Solution Over one year now. • Deployment Issues Challenges faced when migrating the on-premise database to cloud, especially VLDBs. • Stability Issues Mostly with the internet availability and speed. Nothing really with the stability of the DBaaS. • Scalability Issues Not anything we have come across. • Customer...
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What is Oracle Database as a Service?

Oracle Database Cloud Service combines the power of Oracle Database, with the unique capabilities of the Oracle Cloud. The service provides a secure, automated data management platform that leverages on demand Oracle Cloud Infrastructure services via a simple web based user interface and RESTful API. Oracle Database Cloud Service provides elastic database services for development, test, and production environments of custom and packaged online transaction processing (OLTP), data warehousing, and mixed workload applications. It enables businesses to reap all Oracle Platform as a Service (PaaS) benefits including subscriptionbased, self-service access to reliable, scalable, and elastic cloud environments and accelerates time to value by simplifying the provisioning and administration of Oracle databases.
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Oracle DBaaS, Oracle Database Cloud
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